Nessus Vulnerability Scanner

Version: Nessus Professional, Tenable Cloud and Security center

Nessus/Tenable Vulnerability scanner is a tool that identifies the vulnerability available/present in our environment.

Netsurion Open XDR platform can integrate Nessus/Tenable vulnerability scanner that helps you to monitor vulnerabilities detected by the scanner into the Netsurion Open XDR console. It provides a visual representation of top vulnerabilities detected in the environment, also shows highly vulnerable system which is having a high CVE score. Alerts are triggered whenever any critical or high severity vulnerabilities are detected in the environment. Netsurion Open XDR can generate vulnerability reports on a scheduled basis as well. This report provides information about the system which is highly vulnerable.

On monitoring the Nessus Scanner, the following are the activities that can be monitored.

  • Security – Vulnerability detection, a system with a high CVE Score.

Once Nessus Vulnerability Scanner is configured to deliver events to Netsurion Open XDR Manager; alerts, dashboards and reports can be configured into Netsurion Open XDR.

To take advantage of this data source integration and to learn more about alerts, reports, and dashboards, contact your Technical Account Manager (TAM). If you are not currently a Netsurion customer or partner, contact us to learn more.